The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 17 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 17 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 5.94% 4.74% 6.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 29.82% 31.25% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 4
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£338 £305 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.65% +22.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £280 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £317 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £31.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+5.64% +2.47%
SQL Server
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
57 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 19.93% 15.17% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 19 10
Average daily rate £450 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Northampton region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

SQL Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SQL Server Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Northampton region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 10 (41.67%) SQL
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) ITIL
3 8 (33.33%) Oracle
3 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (29.17%) Data Modelling
5 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 5 (20.83%) Service Management
6 5 (20.83%) ITSM
6 5 (20.83%) .NET
6 5 (20.83%) SDLC
6 5 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
7 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (16.67%) MS Office
7 4 (16.67%) CRM
7 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (16.67%) BMC
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (16.67%) Remedy
7 4 (16.67%) Change Management
8 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 3 (12.50%) C#
8 3 (12.50%) HTML
8 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 3 (12.50%) Change Control
8 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.17%) OpenEdge
2 1 (4.17%) Lync
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.33%) Apache Hive
3 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.33%) Big Data
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.33%) OLAP
3 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Technician
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Support Technician
7 1 (4.17%) Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) Database Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.17%) Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) J2EE
3 2 (8.33%) JSP
3 2 (8.33%) SOAP
3 2 (8.33%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) JSF
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.17%) WCF
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.17%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
4 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Data Modelling
3 5 (20.83%) Service Management
3 5 (20.83%) ITSM
3 5 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (20.83%) SDLC
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Change Management
4 4 (16.67%) CRM
5 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.50%) Change Control
5 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) ETL
6 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.17%) Release Management
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.17%) VBA
5 1 (4.17%) Progress 4GL
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.33%) HDFS
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) OVSD
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) Remedy
3 4 (16.67%) BMC
4 2 (8.33%) Cloudera
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) hybris
5 1 (4.17%) Lumension
5 1 (4.17%) Progress
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) NetApp
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